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Dec 7, 2013 6:00pm PST
much as mandela. >> simon: national elections were held. the man who had spent 27 years in prison was now a presidential candidate. >> we are one country. we are one people. i cherish the idea of a new south africa. >> simon: april 26, 1994. it's difficult for anyone born in a democracy to so much as imagine the thrill of putting a ballot in a box. >> i slept with my i.d. under my pillow so that i musn't forget it. how long have we been waiting! >> i'm going to vote, for the first time, as a black man. >> it was amazing. to see hundreds and thousands of people who had never cast a vote before waiting in long lines, people shouting for joy. that sense of happiness, that sense of freedom, that sense of liberation. >> for the people of south africa, this is indeed a joyous night for the human spirit. >> simon: there was no suspense election night. mandela won by a landslide, as everyone knew he would. ( applause ) >> it is you, the people, who are our true heroes. you have shown such a patient determination to reclaim the country and joy that we can loudly proclaim "free at last!" ( chee
CBS
Dec 8, 2013 6:00am PST
election, to elect nelson mandela, president. >> he wins them over. he seduces them. >> the book "playing the enemy" was turned in to the movie. there is no better example of how he seduced all races than the day south africa beat new zealand in the 1995 rugby world cup final. >> one common goal. >> rugby had been the white man's sport. the green jersey a symbol of apartheid for blacks. but here was south africa's first black president being cheered as he walked on to the field wearing one. >> it was a moment when all south africa crowned mandela king. to achieve that is one of the great political achievements of all time. >> he came out of prison an old man in a changed landscape, starting over. what gave him the will to become a statesman. a nobel prize winner, the friend and confidante of world leaders. the price was high, his marriage to winnie ended in divorce he was father to his country not to his own children. >> he understood that sacrifice, i think it was a great sacrifice because he truly loved children, it was something that basically was denied him for 27 years. >> l
CBS
Dec 8, 2013 8:30am PST
occasion of the country's freedom day. and to celebrate the first democratic elections in south africa we were in our hotel looking over at the ceremonies in a park and flying over us were 11 jets roaring, fighter jets roaring above our heads, fanning out in vapor trails the colors of the south african flag. the jets were flown by black south african women, symbolically that caused us much celebration in our hotel. and since apartheid ended two million homes have been -- millions of homes have been built, millions of homes have been electrified in south africa, black families now have virtually tripled in the country. so nelson mandela ushered in a dramatically different kind of south africa. and we thought that it was our responsibility to play a small part in that struggle, because our country was a major part of the black communities problem in south africa. we were on the wrong side of the issue and on the wrong side of history. >> schieffer: it is story that has not yet ended and story that goes on. mr. robinson, thank you so much for being with us today. >> thank you for having me.
CBS
Dec 8, 2013 6:00pm PST
first black president, the first democratically elected president was remembered today by south africans of all races. i'm comforted by the react of the people of the country and the world. >> reporter: civil rights lawyer george bizos was mandela's attorney and friend. >> he was an example to the people of south africa, to the people of africa, to the people of the world as to how authorities is to be exercised. >> reporter: almost 60 heads of state including president barack obama and most of the living former u.s. presidents will attend mandela's memorial and funeral services this week. from a massive ceremony at a johannesburg stadium tuesday to lying in state in the capitol pretoria to burial next sunday in his ancestral village in the eastern cape province, it's expected to be one of the largest global gatherings in recent history. >> reporter: you say 11,000 troops? >> 11,000 troops have been deployed. >> reporter: defense minister nosiviwe mapisa-nqakula is overseeing security. she says soldier, the air force, national and city police all are being deployed to control an
CBS
Dec 1, 2013 11:00pm PST
guys play it. let him make a play. >> wait until you see what these guys ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, elected state officials are getting a raise tomorrow. an independent panel approv the 5-point-3 percent bump did over the weekend. >>> lawmakers and officials are getting a raise tomorrow. a panel approved a 5.3 bump over the summer. it is part of the pay cuts made during the recession, they will earn it, about a dozen are going to turn it down. no bay area lawmakersor that list. >>> next time a mountain lion wonders into your neighborhood, wildlife officers will have to be nicer to it. fish and game officers to use nonlethal methods to deal with the animals as long as the lions pose no immediate threat to people. >>> so now, it was safer to kill the lion than to worry if i did not stop that lion maybe some day he might of hurt somebody. >> a year ago they shot and killed twoor fan cougar cubs that took ref repblg under a -- refuge under a backyard deck. that was what you did then. now it is changed. we'll be right back. ,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,, are getting clearer. soundse good news....and it m
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Dec 5, 2013 6:00pm PST
mark he leaves behind. >> reporter: the so-called supercop is back in new york. the mayor elect named william braton the job he had under giuliani. >> this is a beacon of light for the rest of world. >> reporter: his record of cleaning up crime was what attracted the oakland officials, paying him $250,000 to tell them how to tackle crime here. a year-long contract job that ended a month ago. >> i think what bill did was that he came in and he watched how we were implementing different things, from time to time, our crime analysis. even though you can do the form of it, do you do the heart of it, try to predict where the crime will happen? having someone who is the nation's expert on him was really important, i think. >> reporter: a major strategy he pushed was breaking down the city into five districts, with police commanders tasked with building relationships and being responsible for the crimes in their communities. the mayor believes the strategy has worked to reduce the violence. >> reporter: in fact the mayor credits his ideas as well as other changes in the police departme
CBS
Dec 9, 2013 11:00pm PST
like, you know, what do i got to do to get the ball? and crab is back. crab is back. >>> elected to the baseball hall of fame today, larosa won three world series, one in oakland, two in st. louis. larussa had a six year playing career and had just four more runs batted in than he does championship rings. >> i remember that i played winter ball in escondido for tommy lasorda. he said the only reason you're here you can speak some spanish and help translate. i should have started earlier. >>> jay moore roasted danica patrick at a nascar awards show. here's the top five. >> danica, i hop you're not too uncomfortable tonight -- hope you're not too uncomfortable tonight. i know you're not used to being this close to the front. it's a comedy show. >> she did not like that. ken, remember your rejection back in the high school prom? >> no. >> nothing like that reject by gerald henderson. -- rejection by gerald henderson. >> i don't remember high school. >> that explains a lot. look at what the 49er fans want to show seattle fans. bears and cowboys, no. 2, 8-degree weather in chicago. shawn
CBS
Dec 2, 2013 6:00pm PST
other challengers. she did however say i have not yet announced my re-election plans and i'm focused on my priorities as mayor. >> oakland is looking for competent strong leadership. i'm very excited about campaigning. >> reporter: it going to be an interesting year. the question is, of course, how many other people will jump in this race? oakland is still a prize the city new states and somebody else could join us. >> oakland uses rank choice voting. how do you think that's going to come into play? >> reporter: that's the big question. san francisco uses it, too. it gives voters a choice of three candidates out of the gate and then you stack up. those votes tran fer to the other two: quan got in by saying anybody but perata but in this race the rumblings are will be but kiwanis race. >>> also tonight stay lawmakers are defending a decision to accept pay raises starting today they are getting a pay raise of more than 5%. that pushes their base pay up to $95,000. it's their first pay raise in more than 6 years after several years of cutbacks. but not all lawmakers are getting
CBS
Dec 6, 2013 5:00am PST
approval rating as he heads into a possible re-election campaign. yesterday numbers show a field poll finds nearly 6 in 10 registered voters approve of his performance. 52% say they would vote for him. his closest challenger lieutenant governor able maldonado is backed by 11%. the governor hasn't said if he will seek another term. >>> 5:08. it's the return of batkid coming back to the city. this time he is helping others. we'll tell you coming up. >> and caltrain is rolling into the holiday spirit. the christmas train is getting ready to make stops this morning for a good cause. >> freezing temperatures outside again. first it was the cold, now we have some rain maybe snow coming up. we'll talk about it. >> and if you are heading towards the bay bridge this is what it looks like this morning. they just cleared the roadwork from the incline towards treasure island. full look at your drive times will help you get to work on time. your friday morning commute coming up next. ,,,,,,,,,, last year was the biggest flu outbreak in over a decade. before the first sneeze... help protect with a
CBS
Dec 1, 2013 5:00pm PST
election, they will need to pivot say this is my national agenda not just, i was a good governor in this particular state. >> again, some people forgotten the last republican nominee was a former governor. >> dickerson: let motown iran. you are very critical of the administration, a core objective of u.s. policy they say, but your alternative is war. that you're advocating is a march to war with iran. >> administration itself used to say that all options are on the table, what does that mean except the threat of military force. the administration wants to say military force is out of the question, then they are going to make the deal they just made. if administration is serious about possibility that we really need to stop the nuclear program allow them to continue enrichment, have the ken trifinals and iraq plan that's not serious about stopping the iranian nuclear program. that is the president gloated to the financial times yesterday, he's 100% confident they're not giving up their nuclear program. >> dickerson: what is your few of this? >> we that have to remember it was this pr
CBS
Dec 9, 2013 7:00am PST
as sensitive as they ought to be. >>> will sensitivity training help in 2014 elections? >>> honoring america's giant. >> we don't give voice. i represent them. it's fine to be here on behalf of them. it's glory. >> we'll take you inside the center. "cbs this morning" is back. stay tuned for your local news. man, super busy today. mondays... i got a million emails. oh that's awesome! i found my stapler! ha ha... yes! it's green monday at walmart.com shop online for the hottest gifts and pick up in store today. give your gifts, save your green. walmart. [ male announcer ] if you can clear a crowd but not your nasal congestion you may be muddling through allergies. try zyrtec-d®. powerful relief of nasal congestion and other allergy symptoms -- all in one pill. zyrtec-d®. at the pharmacy counter. if you're living with chronic migraine your life is a game of chance. but what if the odds could be in your favor? botox® is an fda-approved treatment that significantly reduces headache days for adults with chronic migraine 15 or more headache days a month each lasting 4 hours or more. it's
CBS
Dec 6, 2013 4:00am PST
after his historic election as south africa's first president was credited with bringing his nation together at the world cup final which south africa won. he got to host the2010 world cup. the first time that tournament was ever held in africa. and he was known for inspiring athletes across generations. boxing legend muhammad ali had this to say about mandela. he was a man whose heart, soul, and spirit could not be contained or restrained by racial and economic injustices, metal bars, or the burden of hate and revenge. >>> coming up after your local news on "cbs this morning," worldwide reaction to the dealt of nelson mandela. i'm anne-marie green. this is the "cbs morning news." this is the "cbs morning news." [ female announcer ] we give you relief from your cold symptoms. you give them the giggles. tylenol cold® helps relieve your worst cold and flu symptoms. but for everything we do, we know you do so much more. tylenol cold®. [ ding ] cheese plate? cheese plate. no, i made something better. you used the oven? boom. [ male announcer ] pillsbury crescents. make the holidays po
CBS
Dec 10, 2013 3:10am PST
rule of law, ratified not only by his election but by his willingness to step down from power after only one term. given the sweep of his life, the scope of his accomplishments, the adoration that he so rightly earned, it is tempting, i think, to remember nelson mandela as an icon, smiling, detached from the poverty and affairs of men but madiba himself strongly resisted such a life portrait. instead, madiba insisted on sharing with us his doubts and his fears, his miscalculations. >> i am not a saint, he said, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying. it was precisely because he could admit the imperfection. because he was so full of good humor, even mischief, despite the heavy burdens that he carried, that we loved him so. he was not a bust made of marble, he was a man of flesh and blood, a son, and a husband, a father, and a friend. that's why we learned so much from him and that's why we can learn from him still. for nothing he achieved was inevitable. in the arc of his life, we see a man who earned his place in history through struggle and persistence and fai
CBS
Dec 8, 2013 7:30am PST
person. there is not a run off. it helped her get elected. it could hurt her reelection efforts. you are right. more will be coming into the race and one talking about it is jean's old friend and advisor, dan seeger. he is talking about entering and coming into the race. it could get very interesting and very crowded. >> we'll continue to follow that for you. >>> we have a national day of prayer and reflection kicking off this week of events in south africa to remember nelson mandela. people are gathering inside in churches and such already blocking houses of worship as they're expecting one of the biggest funerals on monday. >> two services dedicated this morning to the late nelson mandela including special songs. there will be special sermons. the services are at 9:00 and 11:00. >> i got the chance to sit down with reverend cecil williams from live memorial church friday. williams made mandela personally on three occasions including at the white house. he was first to greet mandela when he got off the plane for the visit to the bay area in 1990. >> he stepped out, you could tell he
CBS
Dec 6, 2013 7:00am PST
and we'll hear from mandela himself in an interview from 1993 before he was elected president. >>> and now, to the massive storm slamming the central u.s. millions of americans from the southern plains and the midwest are coping with with frigid temperatures. drivers in southern illinois face treacherous travel. they're calling today ice friday in texas. manuel, good morning. >> good morning. it was nearly 80 degrees here earlier this week. now, it's frigid. hundreds of flights have been canceled. that is impacting travel to dallas from airports in los angeles and san francisco. crews here are trying to keep major overpasses like these from freezing over, but you can see right here what they are dealing with. ice has formed on most everything here. >> the nasty mix of freezing rain and sleet began falling across parts of texas thursday, leaving cars and streets coated with slick ice. >> it's not too bad, but it's starting to set in now and the worst stuff is starting to come in. >> forecasters expect up to a half inch of freezing rain in the dallas ft. worth area alone with th
CBS
Dec 10, 2013 5:00am PST
. >>> former a's manager tony la russa was elected to the baseball hall of fame yesterday. la russa won three world series during his 33 years as big league skipper, two in st. louis and one this oakland. >> i remember that i played winter ball in escrow hee toe for a time. and for tommy lasorda. he said the only reason you were here because you could speak some spanish. i should have started earlier. >> he was a much better baseball manager than he was a baseball player. that was bobby cox and joe torre and other fellow managers also going to the hall of fame. >>> i'm dennis o'donnell, see you tonight. >>> thank you dennis. play of day now coming from the nba. sacramento taking on dallas. kings start the fast break off the turnover. isiah thomas off the back word. williams for the -- back board. williams for the finish. kings a winner too. 112-97 your play of the day. >>> sonoma county sheriff's depsy is back to work now. >> today the world celebrated an iconic civil rights leader nelson mandela. thousands of people, dignitaries and celebrities are gathered in johannesburg to bid f
CBS
Dec 2, 2013 12:00pm PST
elections. >>> the big board on this monday, stocks are down following some weak black friday sales on friday. but right now, down about 44 points. and holding steady >>> not even the 12 days of christmas are immune to inflation. buying all the gifts mentioned in the classic christmas carol would cost you more than $27,000 this year up almost 8% from last year. if you buy all 364 items repeated throughout the 12 days of christmas, usual going to pay almost $115,000. the most expensive gift, the 7 swans a-swimming, which will cost you about $1,000 each. >> what about the five gol rings? >> forget the birds. give me the gold any day. >>> we are going to get really cold. this is the coldest outbreak of the season so far. it looks like a cold front is diving into the bay area now that will bring with it major changes in the forecast. today outside not bad at all. this is probably the last day that we are going to see temperatures in the 60s for quite some time. in fact, a couple of high clouds drifting overhead. otherwise the numbers warming up nicely 62 degrees in concord now. it is 60 in
CBS
Dec 9, 2013 6:00pm PST
and joe torre werl elected today to the baseba hall of fame by an expansion committee. all three manage had over 2- thousand wins in their career.. larussa did not say if he'll wear an a's or a cardinals t on his bust in cooperstown.e won 3 world series during h3 years as a big league manager...one in oakland, two in st. louis. larussa also had a 6 year playing career had just 4 more rbis than he does championship rings.. " " steph curry grew up in charlotte, no wonder he racp 25 points >>> i just want to say again real quick, thanks again to the fed ex people for that $30,000. they're carrying the packages in the cold and manage to scrape up dough. >> and they delivered the good. >> absolutely. >> in more ways than one. >>> speak of delivering the goods. former manager, tony larusso, joe torre, all three managers had over 2,000 wins in their career. larusso did not say if he was going to wear an a's or cardinals happen. he won three world services series. one in oakland, two in st. louis. larusso also had a six year p playing career and has four more rbis than he does championsh
CBS
Dec 9, 2013 5:00am PST
parliament. newerly elections are planned for february 2nd but that is not making protesters very happy. 150,000 people have demonstrated against the prime minister, they want her out of office, at least five people have been killed in recent protests and hundreds more have been injured. >>> a sad update on that pot of pilot whales found stranded in florida. 11 were found dead yesterday, bringing the total dead now to 22. while life experts have been guiding them back to deeper water to save them. the whales were out of sight for awhile bringing hope they may have found their way back to sea. unclear what's happened to the rest of the pack. experts will try to find out if disease was a factor in their deaths. >>> 5:20 now coming up the palo alto man held for weeks in north korea finally home and this morning he's talking about his experience. >>> and coming up, an amazing shot that had even tiger woods filing and it turns out the 49ers can beat a winning team. a huge victory coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,, yes you did. yes you did. no i didn't. no i didn't. yes you did. yes you did. no i d
CBS
Dec 6, 2013 6:00am PST
store. >>> governor brown has a strong approval rating as he heads into a possible re-election campaign. yesterday numbers show a field poll finds nearly 6 in 10 registered voters approve of his performance. 52% say they would vote for him. his closest challenger lieutenant governor able maldonado is backed by 11%. the governor hasn't said if he will seek another term. >>> the batkid returns to san francisco. 5-year-old miles scott of siskiyou county won our hearts last month as he saved the city from evil villains. that was his dream as he battled and beat cancer. miles will help a make a wish fundraiser tomorrow at the aquatic park at jefferson and hide streets with a 5-k run at 8:30. >>> live pictures of the caltrain christmas train. it's parked near at&t park at the caltrain station. beautiful. decorated with 60,000 glittering lights. the train will stop at stations between san francisco and santa clara tomorrow and sunday evening. so there will be entertainment but crews will be collecting toys for local children. >> a little feliz navidad. >>> time now 6:10. celebrating t
CBS
Dec 10, 2013 6:00am PST
a's manager tony la russa was elected to the baseball hall of fame today. he won three world series during his 33 years as big league skipper, 2001 in oakland -- one in oakland, two in st. louis. >> i played winter ball nor tommy lasorda. he said the only reason you're here is because you can speak spanish. all the guys that knew i was lousy and i should have started earlier. >> tony was a much better baseball manager than he was a baseball player. that was bobby cox and joe torre also going to the hall of fame. i'm dennis o'donnell, see you tonight. >>> thank you dennis. play of the die coming from the nba. sacramento taking on dallas and great play. kings start the fast break off the turnover and thomas off the back board. and derrick williams cleans its up with a nice reverse dunk. had a career-high 31 points for the kings and a 112-97 winner. your play of the day there. >>> well, selling pieces of the stick. it's a chance to own a little piece of history. >> now you can purchase a pair of authentic candlestick park seats. >> but those seats will not come cheap. the price for a p
CBS
Dec 3, 2013 7:00am PST
risks of repealing it. democrats running for re-election for 2014 are already panicking. this is the president's first concerted effort to calm them down. the white house is changing its tone highlighting the achievements of obama care and the progress that has been made since the botched launch of the healthcare.gov website just two the. >> the queueing system is a featured design to improve the user experience. enrolled. how many were shuttled into that comeback later queue. in a miami health clin irk, june miles may tried for a hird time to purchase insurance through the website. she hasn't had insurance due to diabetes and other pre-existing conditions. the website kept telling her to wait. >> i'm hoping everything goes well, you know, for me because i really do need health coverage. >> reporter: eventually miles mays filled out a paper application. the administration expects that even bigger traffic surge in two weeks. that's when consumers will probably rush to acquire insurance coverage by january 1st. to qualify, those applicants must enroll by december 23rd. >> i would certa
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